Linux CoreNAS -- The Future of FreeNAS...

kekerode

Well-Known Member
Adept
FreeNAS 0.8 will be based on Debian GNU/Linux! Volker (the core developer) started an intermediate project called CoreNAS. FreeNAS 0.8 will be based on that.
Here is a short list of pros by Volker:
- Text and graphical installer that can be customized. This means no hand written install scripts anymore which causes some problems in FreeNAS
- WOL works in Linux
- lmsensor - A WORKING sensor framework which is a really needed feature in FreeNAS to check the CPU/MB temps and fan speeds
- Better Samba performance
- Ability to implement HA features
- System can be updated via 'apt-get' or any other deb package manager
- Better driver support
- Maybe 'ZFS' over FUSE (there is already one commercial product available that uses this feature)
- NFS4
- ...

Source : harryd: The Future of FreeNAS...
 

Carole

New Member
Recruit
The corenas website is live now. The domain was registered, but there was no contents:

www.corenas.org

Looking forward to the first alpha/beta of this much promising NAS operating system.

Regards

Carole
 
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